Archive for 2012
Our favorite smoothie tastes like pumpkin pie in a glass—without the guilt of buttery pastry and whipped cream.
This rich, chocolaty cake gets its moist crumb from our Green Valley Organics brand lactose free sour cream. The Cherry Vanilla Yogurt Sauce is made with our Redwood Hill Farm Vanilla Goat Milk Yogurt. Makes 8 adorable heart-shaped individual cakes or one bundt cake.
This recipe comes to us from Cheryl Forberg, RD, Nutritionist for NBC’s The Biggest Loser.
Fun to make, and fun to eat! Kids love to help make raspberry-honey “cheese.” Just mix in the berries and honey and drain overnight. Serve with gingersnap cookies.
The flavor combination of goat cheese in olive oil is a delectable treat. This recipe drains our plain goat yogurt first, for a thick consistency before adding herbs and shaping into cheese balls.
Be sure to have some fresh bagels on hand when making this delicious herbed goat milk yogurt “cream cheese.”
Innovative idea by Redwood Hill Farm cheese team turned into new water saving process
We’re so proud of our Cheese Team! Every month at the creamery, we give awards to employees who come up with innovative ideas and procedures for recycling and conservation. This month’s kudos go to our cheese room team, who have come up with a new method of washing the feta molds and the 900 gallon vat. The new process they developed will save 34,000 gallons of water per season! Shown left to right are the fine folks that hand-craft our beautiful goat cheeses: Roselia, Susana, Luciano, Patty, Maribel, and Erick.
June is National Dairy Month
By Tamara Duker Freuman, MS, RD, CDN
June is National Dairy Month, and the Who’s Who of dairy are out in droves reminding us all about the health benefits of cow’s milk. And while I have nothing but love for the cows, I thought I’d highlight the unsung heroes of dairy, instead: goats. After all, the most common dairy consumed worldwide is actually goat’s milk!
HobbyFarms.com interviews Redwood Hill Farm Owner, Jennifer Bice on her company’s historic commitment to the environment
April 22 is Earth Day, a day when we all take pause to think about our lovely planet and how we can protect it. Hobby Farms.com interviewed Jennifer Lynn Bice, owner and CEO of Redwood Hill Farm, who describes Redwood Hill’s solar-powered farm & creamery, recycling and composting programs, and other earth-gentle practices that make every day Earth Day at Redwood Hill Farm & Creamery
Read the article here.
Have no fear, it’s Redwood Hill Farm’s “Poster Girl” Zimba
If you happen to see a 7′ tall goat rolling down the highway, have no fear – it’s “Zimba” our Redwood Hill Farm Alpine poster girl gracing the side of a UNFI Distributor truck! On one side of the truck is Zimba, with all our Redwood Hill Farm goat milk products, and on the other side, our Green Valley Organics lactose free dairy products. UNFI distributes natural foods, and this truck will be traveling the west coast region for the next year. We’d love to know if you spot it in your town.
Here’s a little time-lapse video of the installation of the truck wrap